Using HOME and HTF Funds within Opportunity Zones

What Do Potential OZ Partners Need to Know About HTF?

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HTF grantees will want to brief potential OZ partners on the background and purpose of HTF and the HTF requirements. It will be important to explain the grantee’s process for identifying and reviewing potential projects and to point out any requirements that might impact a project’s timeline or costs.

Refer to the Checklist: Key HTF Requirements to Review with Potential OZ Partners for a list of topics the grantees should cover with its potential partners.

HTF Requirements

Few OZ investors will be familiar with the HTF program. Grantees will want to review key HTF requirements, the state’s HTF allocation plans, and the grantee’s process for identifying and reviewing projects that receive HTF funds.